XL C/C++ for AIX Fix Pack 7 (January 2014 PTF) for 12.1

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Abstract

IBM XL C/C++ for AIX 12.1.0.7 has been made generally available and contains fixes to version 12.1, including all predecessor PTF content (PTF is equivalent to Fix Pack).

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Table of Contents
Sections Description

The Change history section provides an overview on what is new in this release with a description of any new functions or enhancements when applicable.

The How critical is this fix section provides information related to the impact of this release to allow you to assess how your environment may be affected.

The Prerequisites section provides important information to review prior to the installation of this release.

The Download package section provides the direct link to obtain the download package for installation in your environment.

The Installation instructions section provides the installation instructions necessary to apply this release into your environment.

The Known side effects section contains a link to the known problems (open defects) identified at the time of this release.

Supporting Documentation
Document Description

Click to review the detailed system requirements information for a complete list of hardware requirements, supported operating systems, prerequisites and optional supported software, with component-level details and operating system restrictions.

The information center provides you with user assistance for the product. You can view, browse, and search online information related to the product. You can also visit the IBM Product information page to browse for additional information centers or the XL C++ for AIX library to review additional documentation.

Click to review a complete list of the defects (APARs) resolved in this release including a list of resolved defects for the entire version family.

Click to review a list of technotes describing technical issues, changes to the existing behavior, as well as documentation corrections for this product.

Find technical developer content and resources.

Prerequisites

Prerequisites include:

IBM XL C++ for AIX, V12.1 compiler at the base (12.1.0.0) level.

Installation Instructions

Review the Update installation section in the information center.

For updating the compiler, review technote 1215669: Installing C/C++ compiler and runtime PTFs on AIX

Download package

Package vacpp.12.1.0.7.aix53TL7-71.jan2014.ptf.tar.Z contains the following content:


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How critical is this fix?

Impact Assessment
Impact Description

This is a maintenance release. It contains fixes for client-reported and internally found defects.

Test Results

Definitions

Regression: An error in the Maintenance Delivery Vehicle (MDV) that produces incorrect or unexpected behavior causing a supported feature to stop functioning as designed.
This includes:

  • Coding errors that cause a regression
  • Documentation or packaging problems that cause a regression
  • Errors reported in a new function delivered in a MDV that cause a regression

Incomplete: An error in the MDV has not regressed, but does not work as designed.
This includes:

  • Fixed APARs which did not solve the original problem but did not break anything new
  • APARs reporting documentation errors, such as readme errors, that cause problems applying an MDV but do not lead to a regression

Notes:
  • Regression and incomplete APARs are considered fix-in-error or MDV-in-error
  • Definitions above apply only to valid APARs that result in product fixes (APARs returned as working-as-designed are not assessed for being fix-in-error)
  • Issues in major releases due to new functionality do not apply in this definition

There are no known regressions to report.

Problems solved

Defects resolved

Click the Fix List link in the table of contents above to review a list of the problems solved in this release.

Known side effects

The following defects were not resolved in this release:

There are no known defects to report.

Change history

What's new

No new features or functions.

Click the link in the Download Options column:

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What is Fix Central (FC)?
vacpp.12.1.0.7.aix53TL7-71.jan2014.ptf.tar.Z 27 Jan 2014 English 156510991 FC

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Problems (APARS) fixed
IV53899, IV53851, IV53852, IV44278, IV36931, IV44279, IV39402, IV38460, IV38509, IV38082, IV40154, IV44261, IV37629, IV36100, IV37998, IV44284, IV36964, IV36987, IV38465, IV37235, IV44281, IV44282, IV44283, IV36085, IV44270, IV44256, IV44272, IV44260, IV37955, IV36541, IV36724, IV38103, IV38824, IV44221, IV44274, IV44275, IV41642, IV40444, IV44247, IV44248, IV37956, IV37017, IV37039, IV37957, IV37038, IV35873, IV29268, IV30067, IV33245, IV37628, IV37958, IV37924, IV28620, IV37942, IV37944, IV37945, IV37919, IV37947, IV37948, IV37949, IV37037, IV37950, IV34557, IV37951, IV33476, IV37923, IV37953, IV35414, IV35718, IV37955, IV34559, IV35872, IV36101, IV37966, IV37963, IV37962, IV33191, IV36457, IV25674, IV22825, IV21765, IV24113, IV21831, IV21818, IV25664, IV25665, IV23573, IV25666, IV22090, IV22709, IV23837, IV25678, IV25667, IV22789, IV25669, IV25668, IV25681, IV22045, IV21992, IV25682, IV25646, IV25629, IV25614, IV21491, IV25631, IV25632, IV25633, IV25615, IV25635, IV25636, IV26326, IV26399, IV26400, IV26379, IV25643, IV25644, IV31753, IV31754, IV31755, IV29885, IV25896, IV23860, IV27635, IV26278, IV31200, IV31756, IV30107, IV29934, IV31757, IV31758, IV26282, IV31735, IV31736, IV31737, IV31738, IV31739, IV31740, IV31741, IV31742, IV31683, IV31743, IV31676, IV31745, IV31748, IV31746, IV29473, IV31593, IV28577, IV31555, IV31556, IV31558, IV31559, IV49625, IV49626, IV49627, IV40035, IV42697, IV49628, IV43118, IV43942, IV44027, IV48060, IV45186, IV46292, IV49629, IV49630, IV45170, IV49568, IV49633, IV49634, IV49595, IV49636, IV45506, IV46193, IV49637, IV49638, IV46067, IV46468, IV46836, IV45505, IV46715, IV49639, IV49774, IV49643, IV49902, IV49970, IV53337, IV50333, IV47496, IV50750, IV51845, IV49930, IV52552, IV53311, IV53318, IV53339, IV53340, IV53341, IV47945, IV48141, IV48074, IV49901, IV53342, IV50843, IV50473, IV50848, IV50809, IV51277, IV53319

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More support for:

XL C/C++ for AIX
Compiler

Software version:

12.1

Operating system(s):

AIX

Reference #:

4036889

Modified date:

2014-01-30

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